"Labarat is approximately 90km from Pibor
town.Tax revenuesAlthough oil finances over 90 percent of South Sudan's income, the extracting companies have been accused of contaminating water sources and displacing more than 500,000 people in Upper Nile.
A woman in Pibor
said that her family have resorted to cooking grasses and weeds that are making them sick -- but that they have no choice if they want to survive," said Nicolo Di Marzo, Oxfam's acting South Sudan director.
non-state actors, as well as inter-ethnic conflict displaced more than 100,000 people in Pibor
They explain the situation in Pibor
and Gumuruk towns and the ongoing food distribution, and gather information on the location of other civilians and their condition.
Les Casques bleus de l'ONU, qui ont une base a Pibor
, ont indique que "un grand nombre, peut-etre des milliers, de civils" avaient trouve refuge dans leur camp.
Also, following the violent nature of the attack, MSF decided to partially withdraw its teams to reassess the security situation in Pibor
. It is the group providing much needed specialised health care services such as basic surgery in the area of Pibor
than 100,000 people are out of reach of humanitarian support in Pibor
following violence that broke out in July
The two boys were abducted on 4 August from a nearby fishing river and taken to Kum, a village west of Pibor
town, the headquarters of Boma state.
conditions could continue to deteriorate in Pibor
county as a result of insecurity, large -scale population
"Nous sommes tres inquiets face aux jeunes (de la tribu) Lou Nuer qui se rassemblent" et se dirigent vers Pibor
oE vit la tribu des Murle, a-t-elle explique.
We have issues of insecurity on the road through which our goods come to Pibor
," said the minister.
The recently served IDPs and vulnerable host communities in Pibor